“IT’S AN EFFECTIVE AND RELIABLE FORM OF TREATMENT”
Chiropractic proved its efficacy relative to hospital out-patient physiotherapy treatment.Meade et al. Low back pain of mechanical origin: randomised comparison of chiropractic and hospital outpatient treatment. British Medical J, 1991.
“IT PROMOTES A HEALTHIER NERVOUS SYSTEM”
This is the system that controls and regulates all functions in the body.Haldeman, S. Neurological Effects of the Adjustment. JMPT 2000; 23
“IT’S GREAT FOR YOUR POSTURE”
It can improve your posture and help correct bad postural habits:Troyanovich et al. Structural rehabilitation of the spine and posture: rational for treatment beyond resolution of symptoms. JMPT 1998.
“IT IMPROVES FLEXIBILITY AND MUSCLE STRENGTH”
Smith DL, Cox RH. Muscular strength and chiropractic: theoretical mechanisms and health implications. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research 1999-2000; 3(4):1-13.Chiropractic aids better neurological control as well as overall muscle strength.
“IT KEEPS YOUR JOINTS YOUNG AND WELL-LUBRICATED”
Chiropractic adjustments can help restore normal joint range of movement and mechanics, as well as help remove adhesions or scar tissue around the joint.Nugent-Derfus GE, et al. Continuous passive motion applied to whole joints stimulates chondrocyte biosynthesis of PRG4. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2007 May;15(5):566-74.
“IT IS GOOD FOR YOUR BABY”
Especially babies with colic, as it may relieve symptoms including excessive crying.The Short-term Effect of Spinal Manipulation in the Treatment of Infantile Colic: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial with a Blinded Observer. Wiberg JMM, Nordsteen J, Nilsson N. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1999 (Oct); 22 (8): 517-522
“IT CAN IMPROVE YOUR PROPRICOCEPTION AND COORDINATION”
Significant improvement of hand-eye coordination was noted in this research following a series of chiropractic adjustments.Dean L. Smith, DC, PhD, Marvin J. Dainoff, PhD, and Jane P. Smith, DC. & The effect of a Chiropractic adjustment on movement time… Fitts law. JMPT May 2006
“IT IS GOOD FOR YOUR OVERALL HEALTH”
Measurement of thiol levels in the blood reveal that the higher the level, the healthier you are, thus the lower your risk of disease. This research found that people without pain or symptoms who underwent adjustment had high serum thiol levels.Surrogate Indication of DNA Repair in Serum After Long Term Chiropractic Intervention – A Retrospective Study Clayton J. Campbell Bio, Christopher Kent Bio, Arthur Banne Bio, Amir Amiri Bio, and Ronald W. Pero Bio. JVSR. February 18, 2005